Genetic Counselor - Executive Health

Organization
Cleveland Clinic
Job Location
9500 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44195
Benefits

Great benefits package

Career ladder in place

Job Description

Genetic Counselors at Cleveland Clinic play a ciritcal role in executive preventive medical care, research and education. Our genetic counselors work independently, yet collaborateivly, with medical geneticists and other members of the interdisciplinary team. At Cleveland Clinic, your work will be complemented by that of a genetic counselor assistant, who will help manage administrative tasks. Your responsibilities includ eproviding genetic counseling to executive patients with varying indications. Participation in medical and community education as well as in research opportunities is encouraged. Additionally, you will:

Conduct thorough medical and family histories

Coordinate genetic testing as indicated

Explain and interpret results for patients

Provide reassurance and a game plan for future wellness

Develop new strategies for comprehensive risk assessment

Serve as a reference source to professionals and the public

Participate in multi-disciplinary preventive care

Transform the field of medical genetics and expand patient access with telehealth services

Provide genetics education to the executive community

Develop genetics education materials

Requirements

MA/MS from accredited training program in genetic counseling

Board-certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics or the American Board of Genetic Counseling

Familiar with adult, general, and cancer genetics/diagnoses

How to Apply

Submit your resume here: http://jobs.clevelandclinic.org/job-detail.html?19601-genetic-counselor-... OR contact our clinical manager, Courtney, at becerkc@ccf.org.

About Our Organization

Cleveland Clinic's Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare (CPGH), the clinical component of the Genomic Medicine Institute is among the nation’s leading authorities in Genetic and Genomic Medicine, and is recognized worldwide for excellence in patient care. We are committed to offering patients the most comprehensive clinical genetics services. Our commitment to world-class patient care has led to innovative diagnostic risk assessments, clinical tools and improved quality of life for patients and at risk family members.

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